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In a statement from Mayor Muriel Bowser, she says "Last year, The DC Police Deptartment, DC fire EMS, and DC HSEMA answered the call to restore order at the Capitol and defend our nation’s democracy...

The plea agreement was recently signed where Portis confessed to participating in a nationwide scheme where ex-NFL players filed fraudulent reimbursement claims with the Gene Upshaw NFL Player Health Reimbursement Account Plan.

The violent mob of people stormed the Capitol and forced lawmakers into hiding in an attempt to overturn America’s presidential election, undercut the nation’s democracy and keep Democrat Joe Biden from replacing former President Donald Trump in the White House. 

Considering the mounting opposition to critical race theory, it's important to put the January 6th insurrection at the U.S. Capitol in its proper historical perspective and document the decidedly racist elements that fueled the riots and helped define that moment's legacy.


The HBCU community was on high alert after several historically Black colleges and universities received bomb threats on Tuesday.

From Prairie View A&M in Texas, Howard University in D.C., Norfolk State University in southern Virginia, to Xavier University in New Orleans, 7 HBCUs were targeted throughout the nation with bomb threats...

The 30-day emergency declaration will help hospitals manage the sharp rise in COVID-19 patients and staffing shortages.

It will continue to rise every year until it reaches $15 an hour in 2025. 

Two home invaders got greedy in more ways than one during a recent burglary in Winchester, Virginia after reports say the perps ordered a pizza to the residence before robbing it of money, jewelry and other valuables.

Many of those who were once young organizers are now of advanced age, some spending substantial portions of their lives as political prisoners.